Thursday, September 04, 2008

Google's Omnibox could be Pandora's box | Beyond Binary - A blog by Ina Fried - CNET News

Hmm...

The auto-suggest feature of Google's new Chrome browser does more than just help users get where they are going. It will also give Google a wealth of information on what people are doing on the Internet besides searching.

Provided that users leave Chrome's auto-suggest feature on and have Google as their default search provider, Google will have access to any keystrokes that are typed into the browser's Omnibox, even before a user hits enter.

Google's Omnibox could be Pandora's box | Beyond Binary - A blog by Ina Fried - CNET News

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